Recording Studio

Affordable recording for Indie Musicians in Auckland New Zealand. Aimed specifically for the indie artist in mind. We are musicians helping other musicians, our recording gear is top quality.

Our recording studio is located in Manurewa.
We are able to record full studio recordings, a full band can be recorded in the studio, or acoustic instruments.

  • Weekday Hourly Flat Rate: $30 per hour (inc gst).
  • Weekend Hourly Rate: $50 per hour (inc gst).
  • Weekend: Prebook 4 hour slot for $160 (inc gst).


One song to completion will typically be $300 (inc gst) or two songs for $520 (inc gst).

If you have stems already and just require a mix/master to complete the recording this will be typically $160 (inc gst) per song. Your song includes up to 3 revisions if mixed remotely. Any further revision requests additional hourly rates apply.

We reserve the right to advise you of additional charges if additional time is required to complete your project.

Live Music Rates

Minimum fee is $80 (inc gst) for solo performance - subject to your requirements, travel, and availability. Please get in contact for accurate quotation.
Live music originals and/or covers can be requested. DJ and full band entertainment also available upon request.
RALPHE has appeared as a guest musician on numerous records such as NZ On Air funded Josh Leys "Stuck in the Middle" (RALPHE on synths and as co-producer).

Hear the Results: Some of our Recent Studio Clients (Examples)

Written by Tom Boucher and performed by Kylie Tipene.
Recorded, Produced and Engineered by Ralph Engle.

Written by Stillrace.
Recorded, Produced and Engineered entirely all at RALPHE's studio.

Tracking: K. Apao & Ralph Engle. Mixed and Produced by Ralph Engle.

Recorded and Engineered by Ralph Engle. All instruments played by Matthew Redmond. Using in-house Ludwig drumkit.

Engineered by Ralph Engle.

Written by Zamil. Recorded, Produced and Engineered by Ralph Engle. All original music production in RALPHE's studio.